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    The Site Administrator: Currently at home recovering from a couple of strokes,please contact my assistnt admins for forum issues Tom Stormcrowe's Avatar
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    Just When You Think You Have The Rat Race Won

    Along come faster rats!
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    I wom my money back....

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    The Site Administrator: Currently at home recovering from a couple of strokes,please contact my assistnt admins for forum issues Tom Stormcrowe's Avatar
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    Make that WON, not WOM..........%#$@ Keyboard doesn't work real well when you are typing with your toes!
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    I haven't won....I haven't lost....I'm still runnin'
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    Question: Do rats drag race, or do they prefer circle track?

    Stacy?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Serendipper
    Question: Do rats drag race, or do they prefer circle track?

    Stacy?
    In my experience, they prefer to race in a Time Trial, or if they get in a drag race, it's usually with a cat or a hawk!
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    Prices on practically everything go up 20%+, and the government says inflation is less than 5%. There's a whopper for you. Employer says, "you're doing fine", but no raise (again). The rats are whizzing past me like I'm a glacier, and they're on land speeders.
    The search for inner peace continues...

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    It's a race? No wonder I've been having so much trouble. Hey.....Who moved my cheese?
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    - it's pretty well established that Hitler was an *******.

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    I decided a long time ago that I wasn't going to race. I'm happy with my life and where I am in life. So, I guess I have won.

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    You should have bought a squirrel...



    Incidently, the Rat Race is a cool multi-discipline adventure competition that includes cycling. It's like an urban version of Eco-Challenge.

    BTW, I've corrected the thread title.
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    Non Tribuo Anus Rodentum and off to the next adventure (RIP) Stacey's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by Serendipper
    Question: Do rats drag race, or do they prefer circle track?

    Stacy?
    Neither... Road Course baby, Road Course!]


    Oh, and for those of you who didn't get the memo: The rat race is over... the rats won!


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    Quote Originally Posted by khuon
    You should have bought a squirrel...



    Incidently, the Rat Race is a cool multi-discipline adventure competition that includes cycling. It's like an urban version of Eco-Challenge.

    BTW, I've corrected the thread title.
    Thanks!
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    It is not rats. It is mice. Have you not read Douglas Adams five voloum trilogy called 'The Hitchhickers guide to the galaxy'?

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    Excuse me. That should be volume.

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    Non Tribuo Anus Rodentum and off to the next adventure (RIP) Stacey's Avatar
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    Excuse me, it should also be 'quintilogy', trilogy denotes three. Just sayin' ya know

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    That is part of the joke Stacey. He wrote a trilogy and then added two more volumes many years later.

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    Then you have to retrace.

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    Non Tribuo Anus Rodentum and off to the next adventure (RIP) Stacey's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by icithecat
    That is part of the joke Stacey. He wrote a trilogy and then added two more volumes many years later.
    I knew that. Wot, you think, I'm stoopid? Wait, don't answer that!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Serendipper
    Question: Do rats drag race, or do they prefer circle track?

    Stacy?
    They will drag race but they seem to resent wearing those cute little gowns and stick-on tiaras. Slows the little rodents down too.
    Last edited by BroMax; 08-08-06 at 01:51 AM.
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    Non Tribuo Anus Rodentum and off to the next adventure (RIP) Stacey's Avatar
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    Only roof rats engage in such activity. They're English, ya know

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    Yeah, I won. Because I don't care. And Mr Termite, I moved it. A previous CEO actually handed out copies as our Christmas bonus one year instead of cash. Blah.

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    When I get my 40 acres of unmolested land and a ***, I will have won.
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    Cheating: a symptom of the problem.

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    Non Tribuo Anus Rodentum and off to the next adventure (RIP) Stacey's Avatar
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    ^^^ Gonna escape from the PRNJ, eh?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Stacey
    ^^^ Gonna escape from the PRNJ, eh?
    I'm more than capable of getting out of NJ on my own, right now it's just a matter of family and friends keeping me here.
    Quote Originally Posted by SingingSabre View Post
    Cheating: a symptom of the problem.

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    I have a board game called "Rat Race". I have one at that game a couple of times. Does that count?

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